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stone pine caterpillars

We have four Stone Pine trees in our garden, which are native to this part of Southern Europe. Pretty though they are, they are the perfect home for the dangerous… 109 more words

At Home

Mediterranean menace preparing to march

If you go down to the woods today, it’s not a teddy bears’ picnic you’re like to find, but the nest of the processionary caterpillar – at least, if the woods are mainly pine trees. 209 more words

Countryside

Processionary Pine Caterpillars (Thaumetopoea Pityocampa)

It is now the time when these caterpillars (larva of the silk moth) are on the move and liable to cause problems for us and our dogs. 1,051 more words

Dogs In Portugal

Processionary Pine Caterpillars (Thaumetopoea Pityocampa)

It is now the time when these caterpillars (larva of the silk moth) are on the move and liable to cause problems for us and our dogs. 1,051 more words

Dog Walking/Training Club

Processionary Caterpillars

I came across this while walking around the ancient site of Delphi today.

They’re Pine Processionary Caterpillars.

They link up to search for food. This is a line of 14 caterpillars. 86 more words

Travel

Killer Caterpillars!

Pine Processionary Caterpillars

The title may sound a little dramatic even OTT, but in truth these cute and harmless-looking caterpillars pose a real danger to people and pets. 788 more words

Insects And Wildlife